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A request for connection

Matthew Armstead reflects on the Charleston church massacre


BR Ambedkar and Arundhati Roy, Annihilation of Caste: The Annotated Critical Edition

Verso 2015; 416pp; £16.99


The culture shifts we need to build stronger movements

The US anti-racist collective, Catalyst Project, recently circulated this text with the subject heading ‘What do you mean by anti-racism?’


Anandi Ramamurthy: Black Star: Britain’s Asian Youth Movements

Pluto Press, 2013; 204pp; £19.99


Reaching for the edge

Anti-oppression work becomes a renewed focus for UK grassroots trainers


Gary Younge, The Speech: The Story Behind Martin Luther King’s Dream

Guardian Books, 2013; 178pp; £6.99


More on race

Vida Henning, Bedhampton

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Racist issue 2

Donald Rooum, London

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Racist issue

Chris Newton

If a newspaper came through my letterbox proudly announcing that it was produced ‘By Whites Only’, I would denounce it as racist filth, set it on fire and encourage my friends to do the same.

Editorial: The personal panic is political

PN co-editor Emily Johns reflects on difference and the difference it makes.